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Akai Japanese Sushi Lounge

11 N Dean St, Englewood, NJ 07631-2804
+1 201-541-0086
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good40%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
11 N Dean St, Englewood, NJ 07631-2804
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

Casual & cozy atmosphere, friendly & expedient service, and expansive menu of great food options. The bang bang shrimp are tasty firecrackers and the Chilean sea bass entree is absolutely delicious. Great for a date night or casual get together Nice lunch menu, too, including...More

Thank mmargio
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Contrary to popular opinion, it's totally unnecessary to travel to Mid Town Manhattan to get an authentic and pleasurable Japanese dinner experience. While on a recent trip to NYC and staying in NJ, I got the hankering for some solid authentic Japanese food. Checking the...More

Thank DuKaiser
Reviewed 28 June 2017

I am in Englewood on business about every quarter, and while I like the diner foods you can readily find here, there is only so much gravy a man can eat. So I checked google maps for some other options near where I stay and...More

Thank Randy T
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Stopped here late after work with a group, worried they wouldn't want to serve a group that late, but they were gracious and didn't rush us. Had a great assortment of sushi, tuna guacamole appetizer and they didn't blink when we brought some Italian cookies...More

Thank KiwiTravel68
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Great local place! Fresh sushi! Excellent service. Make sure to have a reservation on Saturday night. There was a line out the door.

Thank Jane P
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Always great service and great food!! Would highly recommend to anyone looking for excellent sushi in northern NJ.

1  Thank viaggiaresempre73
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

This is a fantastic local restaurant for lunch or dinner. All their dishes are excellent. The sushi is really good and as creative as you can be. The head waitress changes her hair color almost weekly, very fun lady!

Thank Dkush1
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

It is way too pricey but it's worth it. Authentic Japanese cuisine at its finest! Great spot if your a sushi kind of person

Thank Curstisey
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Great sushi, make sure you get the chilean sea bass appitizer, it is great, good service, nice layout, love this place!!

1  Thank ruth339
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We came here while in town for a training, a large group of 10. We set a budget and told the manager to bring us a variety. After asking about allergies and preferences, the manager, Min, rose to the challenge, bringing out several courses of...More

Thank watergirl6
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Debra G
2 March 2018|
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Response from DuKaiser | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do! Cheers, Kompai!
Debra G
2 March 2018|
Response from mmargio | Reviewed this property |
Not a byob. Full bar available.
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Restaurant Details

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Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
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Open Hours
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 N Dean St, Englewood, NJ 07631-2804
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Englewood
  • Phone Number: +1 201-541-0086
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